What is an Internship and why should I get one?
An internship is a temporary position with a company that places an emphasis on teaching you on-the-job skills. In addition to building practical job skills, an internship can benefit you by:
- Giving you the opportunity to meet people in your field of interest and begin networking.
- Providing you with work experience to begin building your resume.
- Potentially give you course credit.
- Earning you money if it is a paid internship.
Here is a list of online resources that can help find the right internship for you!
This site has searchable listings, tools, and articles designed to help you acquire and maintain an internship.
Get “to-do” lists and useful tips on how to develop your own internship, as well as a sample internship resume.
Here is a database of potential positions from WetFeet.com
Links for finding a great internship!
The EPA has opportunities in Washington DC, laboratories, and regional EPA locations nationwide for you to gain vital career experience while contributing to the mission of protecting human health and safeguarding the environment!
Get an internship in foreign policy without leaving the U.S. from the Institute for Experiential Learning.
Work in the U.S. Department of Energy facilities with these paid internships.
Here is a wide range of opportunities from the Hispanic Association of Colleges and Universities.
This organization established an internship for PCC students interested in public relations in the music industry.
Numerous internships along with a powerful search engine. Also, find some tips, blogs, and news all in a fun format!
Internship help from the Community College Foundation.
Jobs, internship and volunteer opportunities.
This site has listings for environmental internships.
Click for a compilation of web resources from Francisco Alberto Tomei Torres, Ph.D.
You can help this world class museum produce programs, exhibits, and research.
You can have a paid summer internship at various agencies.
Worldwide internships from Boston University
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